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The Mysterious Airman (KPF Restoration)

5 out of 5 based on 1 customer rating
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An action-packed 1928 Silent 10 Chapter serial remastered in Hi-Definition from the only surviving 35mm tinted print

An inventor adds new innovations to an air company’s planes, prompting the owners of a rival company to set out to steal them. The stakes are sky-high as an airman and an aviatrix find themselves in constant peril, both on earth and above the clouds. Written by famed mystery novelist Arthur B. Reeve.

$19.99



About This Film
Overview

An action-packed 1928 Silent 10 Chapter Serial with musical score by Andrew Earle Simpson.

Remastered in Hi-Definition from the only surviving 35mm tinted print

An inventor adds new innovations to an air company’s planes, prompting the owners of a rival company to set out to steal them. The stakes are sky-high as an airman and an aviatrix find themselves in constant peril, both on earth and above the clouds. Written by famed mystery novelist Arthur B. Reeve.

“Superior to the usual run of serials…full of thrills…” – Schenectady (NY) Gazette

“The Mysterious Airman” is “the thriller of his career” — Watertown [NY] Daily Times

SPECIAL FEATURES: Full-length commentary track by noted film historian and author, Richard M Roberts; Short Subject:  “Flying Cadets” (1928); New York Censor Board File; Original Lobby Cards and Posters

1929 | 200 min.|Tinted|1.33:1|Not Rated

 

 

Actors

Walter Miller, Eugenia Gilbert, Robert Walker, Eugene Burr, Dorothy Talcott

Directed by

Henry Revier

  1. :

    5 out of 5

    A terrific silent serial that brings alive the danger and thrills of early aviation and it’s perils. Nice melodrama that engages and satisfies modern sensibilities. A special treat is seeing the world of the later 1920s come alive.

    • :

      Thanks, Robin, glad you liked it!